The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 9 13 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +39
Permanent jobs citing Games 55 89 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 15.71% 18.66% 0.34%
As % of the General category 41.67% 48.63% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55 88 1
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

General Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
132 183 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 37.71% 38.36% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 124 152 36
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Games
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Ipswich region.

Games Salary Trend in Ipswich

Games
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Games.

1 64 (70.33%) Online Games
2 55 (60.44%) HTML
2 55 (60.44%) JavaScript
3 54 (59.34%) CSS
4 40 (43.96%) AngularJS
5 38 (41.76%) Front End Development
6 37 (40.66%) TypeScript
7 36 (39.56%) Web Development
8 35 (38.46%) Kendo UI
9 29 (31.87%) HTML5
10 28 (30.77%) CSS3
11 24 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (26.37%) C#
12 21 (23.08%) Java
13 18 (19.78%) QA
13 18 (19.78%) Finance
14 17 (18.68%) Android
14 17 (18.68%) Apple iOS
15 16 (17.58%) TDD
16 14 (15.38%) Selenium
16 14 (15.38%) SoapUI
16 14 (15.38%) BDD
16 14 (15.38%) Xbox
17 13 (14.29%) OOP
17 13 (14.29%) OO
18 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
18 12 (13.19%) Automation Testing
19 11 (12.09%) Cocoa Touch
19 11 (12.09%) Core Animation
19 11 (12.09%) Android Development

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.10%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (4.40%) OLAP
2 4 (4.40%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.10%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (15.38%) Selenium
1 14 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 6 (6.59%) Calabash
2 6 (6.59%) Cucumber
2 6 (6.59%) JUnit
General
1 18 (19.78%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 65 (71.43%) Developer
2 36 (39.56%) Web Developer
3 34 (37.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 27 (29.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 23 (25.27%) HTML CSS Developer
5 23 (25.27%) HTML Developer
6 20 (21.98%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (16.48%) QA Tester
7 15 (16.48%) Tester
8 14 (15.38%) Analyst
9 12 (13.19%) Software Analyst
10 11 (12.09%) C# Developer
10 11 (12.09%) Mobile Developer
11 10 (10.99%) SQL Developer
12 9 (9.89%) Applications Developer
12 9 (9.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 8 (8.79%) Agile Business Analyst
13 8 (8.79%) Agile C# Developer
13 8 (8.79%) Agile Developer
13 8 (8.79%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (60.44%) HTML
2 54 (59.34%) CSS
3 40 (43.96%) AngularJS
4 35 (38.46%) Kendo UI
5 29 (31.87%) HTML5
6 28 (30.77%) CSS3
7 11 (12.09%) Cocoa
7 11 (12.09%) Cocoa Touch
7 11 (12.09%) Core Animation
8 6 (6.59%) jQuery
8 6 (6.59%) RESTful
9 5 (5.49%) .NET
10 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.10%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 64 (70.33%) Online Games
2 14 (15.38%) Xbox
3 11 (12.09%) Animation
3 11 (12.09%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Android
1 17 (18.68%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.76%) Front End Development
2 36 (39.56%) Web Development
3 24 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.58%) TDD
5 14 (15.38%) BDD
6 13 (14.29%) OO
6 13 (14.29%) OOP
7 12 (13.19%) Automation Testing
8 11 (12.09%) Android Development
8 11 (12.09%) iOS Development
8 11 (12.09%) Mentoring
9 8 (8.79%) SDLC
9 8 (8.79%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (7.69%) Mobile Development
11 6 (6.59%) Software Testing
11 6 (6.59%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.40%) Manual Testing
13 1 (1.10%) Migration
13 1 (1.10%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 55 (60.44%) JavaScript
2 37 (40.66%) TypeScript
3 24 (26.37%) C#
4 21 (23.08%) Java
5 11 (12.09%) Apple Swift
5 11 (12.09%) Objective-C
6 8 (8.79%) SQL
7 6 (6.59%) Perl
7 6 (6.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) ISEB
2 6 (6.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (4.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.78%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.10%) Facebook
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